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Wake up with ACRL 101

The introductory session for ACRL was a highlight of Association initiatives and practical advice on how to get involved with the organization.

The president offered new members a brief over view of the major projects underway for the year. 149 more words

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Assessment Project Posters presented by ACRL

One of the most fruitful programs (so far) has been the ACRL poster abstracts from their “Assessment in Action: Academic Libraries and Student Success” initiative. The session included 43 posters from colleges and universities across the country. 101 more words

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The Perceived Impact of Ebooks on Student Reading Practices: A Local Study

Like academic librarians everywhere, librarians at our institution are evaluating emerging ebook options for our collection. However, anecdotal information, bolstered by informal student surveys, has suggested that a significant number of our students prefer print books to ebooks. 232 more words

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Visualizing Research is Hard

I’ve been working on a poster for my institution’s ACRL Assessment in Action project for the past month or so and it’s easily been one one of the toughest things I’ve had to design EVER. 527 more words

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Professional Development: Reflections on the ACRL/NEC Conference 2014

Two weeks ago, I had the pleasure of attending the New England ACRL conference.  As an individual with a (relatively) shiny new MLIS, it was an exciting experience.   390 more words

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The Librarian Stereotype: Deconstructing Presentations and Perceptions of Information Work edited by Nicole Pagowsky and Miriam Rigby

  • ACRL is pleased to offer a free sneak preview of our forthcoming book The Librarian Stereotype: Deconstructing Presentations and Perceptions of Information Work. Edited by Nicole Pagowsky and Miriam Rigby, 
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